JON GRUDEN Headlines

  • Jon Gruden 'surprised' Colin Kaepernick has not been signed

    ORLANDO, Fla. -- Oakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden has an inkling as to why Colin Kaepernick remains unemployed. "I think there's a lot of intrigue there," Gruden said Tuesday at the coaches breakfast at the NFL owners meetings. "His performance on the field wasn't very good, on tape. I think, Robert Griffin, a rookie of the year, surprised he's out there. Tim Tebow takes a team to the playoffs, there's some surprise that he never came back. You know, Johnny Manziel, he's out there. ...

    ABC News
  • ESPN’s Jon Gruden wish is granted by NFL

    “Monday Night Football” just can’t quit Jon Gruden. ESPN executives lobbied the NFL schedule-makers and successfully landed Gruden’s return as head coach of the Raiders for their game against the Rams that will air as the second half of the network’s opening weekend “Monday Night Football” slate. “The Raiders were a pretty good team two...

    New York Post
  • Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie: Draft a ‘collaborative’ process with Jon Gruden

    Reggie McKenzie may be soft-spoken, but as general manager his words have carried plenty of weight in the Raiders' draft room the last six years. This year, though, there's another voice in the room: That of Jon Gruden, the new head coach who signed a 10-year contract with the franchise. In the past, McKenzie has maintained that he lets his pre-constructed draft board have the final say when it comes time for the Raiders to select players. At a news conference...

  • Marshawn Lynch: Jon Gruden Must Have Cut 'Side Deals' on Raiders Schedule

    Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch believes his new head coach had an influence on their 2018 schedule. "[Jon] Gruden must have cut some side deals," he said, per Vic Tafur of The Athletic...

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  • Oakland Raiders' 2018 NFL schedule: Jon Gruden returns to some marquee matchups

    The Silver & Black's first game in Jon Gruden's second stint with team will occur when they host the Rams in The Black Hole on 'Monday Night Football.'

  • Jon Gruden? Now Here’s a Guy Who’s Ready To Get Back on a Football Field

    The revived Raiders coach exudes exuberance as his team’s first practices near. Here are five things Gruden shared in a wide-ranging conversation. Other sections include: draft buzz galore, like why Saquon Barkley might slip; the drama surrounding Tom Brady; why Case Keenum’s at ease in Denver; and more
  • Russell Wilson takes over for Jon Gruden as ESPN's mentor to upcoming NFL draft picks

    Russell Wilson is so organized and so faithful to his meticulous schedule that he wears two watches. "Actually," he said, motioning to the thin band on his right wrist, "this … Click to Continue

  • Russell Wilson takes over for Jon Gruden as ESPN's mentor to upcoming NFL draft picks

    Russell Wilson is so organized and so faithful to his meticulous schedule that he wears two watches. "Actually," he said, motioning to the thin band on his right wrist, "this … Click to Continue

  • Raiders coach Jon Gruden says Amari Cooper reminds him of a young Tim Brown

    Brown thinks Cooper should get 120-125 catches in Gruden's offense with Raiders
  • Russell Wilson's new TV show starts soon. Pete Carroll and Jon Gruden offer their thoughts

    Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is replacing Jon Gruden in a series of programs about evaluating and mentoring quarterbacks on a show called "QB2QB" before the NFL Draft. Gruden gave up the role when he left ESPN and his "Gruden's QB Camp" show to coach the Oakland Raiders.

  • Jon Hamm On 'Beirut'

    NPR's Scott Simon talks with Jon Hamm about his new film, Beirut. Hamm plays a former American diplomat who's called back into service to help negotiate the release of a kidnapped CIA agent.
  • Jon Hamm shines in gritty 'Beirut'

    In style, "Beirut" reminds of gritty dramas such as "Sicario" and the Ben Affleck-directed "Argo." It has the most in common with "Argo" in the way director Brad Anderson ("The … Click to Continue

  • Gosselin Twins to Jon: You Don't Love Us!

    DISCLAIMER: We're very sorry that the Gosselin family is back in the news. Trust us, we wish this were not the case and that you never had to read about Kate or Jon ever again. But Kate Gosselin has actually signed on to anchor her very own dating show, and she's agreed to a deal with People Magazine to promote said show. As part of this deal, the publication actually spoke on record to 17-year old twins Mady and Cara, about whom Kate recently said the following when it comes to her...
  • The hope for Yu Darvish is the example of Jon Lester

    On Saturday, Yu Darvish didn’t get a call on the pitcher and then he threw up all over himself. The start before, Darvish was called for a balk and then he threw up all over himself. Darvish says throwing more curveballs might help him prevent throwing up on himself. Yes. Well. If so, then great....
  • 'Tonight': Charades with Jon Hamm and Emily Ratajkowski

    Jimmy Fallon and Emily Ratajkowski battle it out against Jon Hamm and The Roots' Tarik Trotter in a game of charades.Photo Credit: Feed Loader
  • Names & Faces: Jon Olsen, Mark McGwire

    Jon Olsen In his five decades in baseball, UCLA head coach John Savage had not seen an injury like the one pitcher Jon Olsen sustained when he was hit in the face by a line drive last month. "There was massive blood coming from his face," Savage said. "It was a little beyond scary." Yet Olsen was back on the mound less than a month after the March 11 incident. Wearing a protective facemask, he started against Stanford on Sunday and allowed two hits and struck out five in three...

  • Daniel Cormier: I Won't Come out of Retirement to Fight Jon Jones

    If the trilogy between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones is going to be completed, the time is ticking for the third fight after Cormier said he wouldn't come out of retirement to fight Jones...

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  • Jon Hamm Ditches His Don Draper Hair for Good

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  • Joshua Jackson Says He Owes His Career to Jon Stewart

    “He's the reason I got thrown out of my second high school,” the actor said of the comedian. read more

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Jon Hamm, Emily Ratajkowski Get Competitive in Charades

    The 'Beirut' actor shared a few spars with the late-night host, whereas the model confidently acted out her clues with no hesitation. read more

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • 'Beirut': Jon Hamm is in his sweet spot in this slick thriller

    "Beirut" opens with a virtuoso display of privileged mansplaining – a glib U.S. diplomat in Lebanon hosting a party in the 1970s offers a smug assessment of the country and the volatile region.

  • In Beirut, Jon Hamm Has Fully Arrived on the Big Screen

    This review originally ran during the Sundance Film Festival.In the tightly plotted espionage thriller Beirut (which had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival), Jon Hamm has finally gotten a movie script that lets him strut his stuff. In the film, Hamm plays Mason Skiles, whom we meet in ... More

  • Is Richie back? Jon Bon Jovi: ‘Maybe you’ll have to ask him’

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Is Bon Jovi bringing Richie Sambora back? “I think Richie’s got his own career,” Jon Bon Jovi said backstage after his band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Saturday. “Maybe you’ll have to ask him.” He tossed it over to Sambora, who replied: “If he asks me…” “Is Richie coming back?” #rockhall2018 — fox8news (@fox8news) April 15, 2018 Bon Jovi, one of New Jersey’s finest musical exports since Bruce Springsteen, is now […]
  • WATCH: Presidential historian Jon Meacham pays tribute to Barbara Bush

    "She kept everything and everyone together," Meacham said.

    ABC News